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  • Lexington is also known as: Lexington-Fayette, Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky, Lexington-Fayette Urban County, Fayette County / Lexington-Fayette city, Lexington, and Ky..

  • Their current mayor is Mayor Jim Gray, who took office January 2nd, 2011.

  • Lexington tourist attractions include: Hunt-Morgan House, Whitaker Bank Ballpark, Rupp Arena, Kentucky Theater, and Ashland.

Facts

  • Lexington has been featured in films like: Secretariat (2010).

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: David Akers (american football player), Farah Fath (actor), Mary Gaitskill (writer and novelist), Michael Shannon (actor and musician), Jacob Tamme (american football player), Kevin Richardson (singer and model), and Tyson Gay (track and field athlete).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Lexington Herald-Leader and The Kentucky Kernel.

  • Lexington is home to the following sports teams: Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball and Kentucky Thoroughblades.

History

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Lexington is known as the "Horse Capital of the World," as well as "Thoroughbred City," because of its' significance in thoroughbred breeding in the late 1700's. It was the perfect location, as the calcium rich soil led to stronger bones in horses. It is the location of two historic racing tracks, as well as Kentucky's oldest bluegrass festival.

The official website for the city of Lexington is http://www.lexingtonky.gov/.

There are currently 18 funeral home listings for the city of Lexington, Kentucky. Looking for Lexington cemeteries?

Lexington Obituaries

It was noted on October 5th, 2015 that Gregory Hutchinson passed on in Lexington, Kentucky.  Hutchinson was 56 years old and was born in Flint, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Gregory's life.

It was reported on September 25th, 2015 that Gilda Rosenman (Capobianco) perished in Lexington, Kentucky.  Ms. Rosenman was 97 years old and was born in Philadelphia, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Gilda's life.

It was reported on July 21st, 2015 that Roy Lee Jr Henderson died in Hamilton, Ohio.  Henderson was 85 years old and was born in Lexington, KY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Roy Lee Jr's life.

It was disclosed by Arizona Republic on July 9th, 2015 that Nikki Cartwright (Sergent) passed on in Arizona.  Ms. Cartwright was 71 years old and was born in Lexington, KY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Nikki's life.

It was disclosed by Deseret News on July 4th, 2015 that Dorothy Morrison passed away in Salt Lake City, Utah.  Morrison was 85 years old and was born in Lexington, KY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Dorothy's life.

It was written on May 13th, 2015 that Nancy Jane Barnes (Gaines) died in Dayton, Ohio.  Ms. Barnes was 80 years old and was born in Lexington, KY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Nancy Jane's life.

It was disclosed on May 4th, 2015 that Jeffrey Isaac Dr Weinberg passed away in Lexington, Kentucky.  Weinberg was 36 years old and was born in Atlanta, GA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Jeffrey Isaac Dr's life.

It was written by Flint Journal on May 2nd, 2015 that Cecillia Florence Mitchell passed away in Michigan.  Mitchell was 63 years old and was born in Lexington, KY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Cecillia Florence's life.

It was noted by Ocala Star Banner on April 13th, 2015 that Ted Willis Brown passed on in Ocala, Florida.  Brown was 54 years old and was born in Lexington, KY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Ted Willis's life.

It was revealed on April 12th, 2015 that Ernest John "Ernie" Dominguez passed away in Lexington, Kentucky.  Dominguez was 62 years old and was born in Orange, CA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Ernest John "Ernie"'s life.

All Funeral Homes in Lexington

Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home

Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home, located in historic downtown Richmond, Kentucky, offers a caring staff of professionals that is under the direction of owners Shannon Combs, Paul Parsons and Johny Collins. We are committed to the families...

Hager & Cundiff Funeral Home

in the heart of the Bluegrass region on the outskirts of Lexington, Kentucky, Nicholasville is known for our rural beauty, music heritage, and historical significance. Our beginnings at Hager & Cundiff stretch back almost a century, when...

Hinton Turner Funeral Home

The Hinton-Turner Funeral Home, founded in August 1860, was formerly a part of the J. T. Hinton Company, a combination furniture and funeral business, which was located at the corner of Sixth and Main Street. The caskets were made upstairs at...

Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home

Apparently, Burton Roberts had a great affinity for the funeral profession at a very young age, but it wasn’t until about the age of 29 that he became actively involved as a funeral director. In 1906, Stapp & Roberts Undertaking was formed at...

Ritchie & Peach Funeral Home

Since May 16, 1991, the funeral home has been owned by Brian L. Ritchie and Donald F. Peach. The home is beautifully decorated and provides a warm, home-like atmosphere.

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Boonesboro Cemetery & Memorial Gardens
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lexington, WA 98185
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Calvary Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lexington, WA 98185
Care Cremation Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lexington, WA 98185
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Evergreen Memory Gardens
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lexington, WA 98185
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Fender Funeral Directors
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lexington, WA 98185
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Hawkins Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lexington, WA 98185
Hillcrest Memorial Park
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lexington, WA 98185
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Kentucky Mortuary Service Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lexington, WA 98185
Kerr Brothers Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lexington, WA 98185
Kerr Brothers Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lexington, WA 98185
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Lexington Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lexington, WA 98185
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Martyn-Hurley Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lexington, WA 98185
Milward Funeral Directors
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lexington, WA 98185
Milward Funeral Directors
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lexington, WA 98185
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Noon Mortuary Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lexington, WA 98185
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Pruitt's Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lexington, WA 98185
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Smith & Smith Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lexington, WA 98185
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Whitehall Funeral Chapel Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lexington, WA 98185

Lexington Funeral Home News

Obituaries published Nov. 7 - The Sun Chronicle Online - Obituaries
... Curtis Sheldon Read, 83, of Foxboro, and Norman Edward Viens Sr., 92, Lexington, Ky. ... A funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 1 p.m. at the funeral home.
http://www.thesunchronicle.com/articles/2010/11/07/obituaries/8212710.txt

South Regional Member Exchange Digest for Nov. 6-8
Matthews Cremation is touting the latest addition to green initiatives in the funeral industry ... By Beverly Fortune, Lexington Herald-Leader. BOWLING GREEN, Ky. Julie Ransdell may well be Western Kentucky University's biggest unsung hero - or heroine ...
http://www.nola.com/newsflash/index.ssf/story/south-regional-member-exchange-digest-for-nov/008e4c24f6754757b5665f7dafa38001

Marine Who Grew Up In Hoyleton Killed in Action in Afghanistan
His parents currently live in Lexington, Kentucky. Funeral services are pending at the Styninger Funeral Chapel in Hoyleton, where friends may inquire for further information.
http://www.wjbdradio.com/?f=news_single&id=24202

Counselors help students cope with Richmond boy's death
The 14-year-old grandson of Eastern Kentucky University President Doug Whitlock died of a gunshot wound Sunday at University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital in Lexington ... Angela Jett. Bobby's funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at First Christian Church ...
http://www.kentucky.com/2010/10/26/1494700/counselors-help-students-cope.html

Funeral - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A funeral is a ceremony for celebrating, sanctifying, or remembering the life of a person who has died. Funerary customs comprise the complex of beliefs and ...
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Funeral (album) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Lexington Funeral Homes and funeral services in Kentucky
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Lexington, KY Funerals Personal Services on Citysearch
Citysearch helps you find Funerals Personal Services in Lexington, KY, Kentucky. Check out our Editors' Picks, user reviews, maps and directions ...
http://lexington.citysearch.com/listings/lexington-ky-metro/funerals/81551_3500

Funeral Notices | Lexington, Kentucky
The Lexington Public Library's Kentucky Room holds a collection of six hundred and seventy-six funeral notices printed in Lexington between 1806-1887. Read more ...
http://www.lexpublib.org/funeral-notices